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The Janus School
The Janus School is the only independent K-12 day school in Central Pennsylvania dedicated to the needs of students with learning differences including language- and math-based learning disabilities, ADHD, ASD, executive function difficulties,non-verbal learning disorder, or auditory processing disorder. We understand success for our students comes when we help them develop the strategies and skills to manage their learning differences in all types of situations both inside and outside the classroom. It's these skills that empower them to unlock their gifts and potential.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1991
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
79 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
The Janus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size
5 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
extensive financial aid available; transportation available.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$15,000
Admissions Director
Robin Payne
Admissions Associate
Michelle Styer

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport
Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
3-D Printing, Outdoor Club

Arts and Music Programs:
School Play

School Notes

  • The safe, supportive, encouraging environment of Janus can be found in the inspiring indoor and outdoor spaces around campus.  All around the 4-acre campus, students enjoy top-notch facilitites, the latest technology and immersive experiences designed for hands-on learning.  Tools like standing and elliptical desks, pedal exercisers, and varied seating options are available to help students channel their energy in ways that best support their learning throughout the day.
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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